About Marty Nohe

A Prince William County native, Supervisor Nohe and his wife Kristina live in the mid-county area with their four wonderful children Rachel, Nicholas, Jack, and Theodore and their dog, Yoda.

In 2003, Marty was elected as the Coles District Supervisors on the Prince William County Board of Supervisors.  He was re-elected in 2007, the same year he was chosen by his colleagues to serve as the Vice Chairman of the BoCS.  Prior to his election as Supervisor, Mr. Nohe served as an elected member of the Prince William Soil and Water Conservation District from 2002-2003.

Marty Nohe is a Prince William native having moved here as a small child when his father was stationed at Ft. Belvoir.  He attended Prince William County schools Kilby Elementary, Fred Lynn Middle School, and Woodbridge Senior High School.

Marty has a bachelor’s degree in economics from George Mason University and is a graduate of the University of Virginia’s Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership.  Currently, he is the president of Appliance Connection, a Woodbridge-based, family-owned retail appliance store.

Marty and Kris actively volunteer for and support a number of organizations that further the cause of child safety and welfare, and are recipients of the 2006 Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute Angels in Adoption Award for their advocacy on behalf of children in foster care and efforts to encourage domestic adoption.

The Nohes belong to Sacred Heart Catholic Church in the Mid-County Area.

Marty serves on a number of boards and committees that work at the local, regional and state level, including:


  • Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA): Member (2005-Present), Vice Chair (2006-2008), Chairman (2009-Present)
  • Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC): Member (2004-Present)
  • Virginia Railway Express (VRE): Alternate (2007-Present)
  • Prince William Parkway District Commission: Member (2004-Present)
  • Route 234 Bypass District Commission: Member (2004-Present)
  • Prince William Citizens Road Bond Committee (2002)

Natural Resource Conservation:

  • Prince William Soil and Water Conservation District: Elected Director (2002-2003)
  • Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (MWCOG) Chesapeake Bay Policy Committee: Member (2004-Present), Chair (2007-2008)
  • Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (MWCOG) Climate Energy and Environmental Protection Committee: Member (2009-Present)
  • Potomac Watershed Roundtable: Member (2002-Present), Vice Chair (2003-Present)
  • Potomac Council: Member (2002-2003), Chair (2003)
  • Virginia Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Member (2002-2003), Watershed Connections Outstanding Director Award (2003)
  • National Conservation Leaders Network: Member (2005-Present)
  • Virginia Association of Counties (VACO) Environment and Agriculture Steering Committee: Member (2004-Present)

Child Welfare and Advocacy:

  • State Executive Council for Comprehensive Services for At-Risk Youth (2010-Present)
  • Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (MWCOG) Human Services Policy Committee: Member (2005-2009)
  • Greater Prince William County Boys and Girls Clubs: Board of Directors (2003-Present)
  • Prince William Youth Services Board: At-Large Member (2000-2002), Chair (2001), Vice Chair (2002)

Public Safety and Administration of Government:

  • Northern Virginia Regional Commission (NVRC): Member (2004-Present), Treasurer (2007-2008), Operations Committee Chair (2007-2008), Vice Chair (2008-Present)
  • Greater Washington 2050 Coalition: Member (2008-2010)
  • Virginia Association of Planning District Commissions (VAPDC): Member (2007-Present), Vice President (2009-2010); President (2010-Present)
  • Prince William County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC): BOCS Representative (2004-Present)
  • Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (MWCOG) Budget Committee: Member (2007-2008)

Personal and Professional:

  • Prince William Chamber of Commerce (PWCC): Member (2001-present), Board of Directors (2007-2010)
  • Coached High School and Collegiate Speech and Debate teams:  Woodbridge Senior High School (1992-1997), Walt Whitman High School (1997-2000), George Mason University (1992-1993, 1998-1999)
  • Knights of Columbus John Paul I Council: Member (2003-Present)
  • Dale City Civic Association: Member (2008-Present)
  • Manassas Optimist Club: Member (2001-Present)